Last week, I had not just one, but three people share their cow sightings with me. I found all of them wonderful and I decided I shouldn't keep them all to myself so I'll be sharing them with you this week. I credit today's cow sighting to Sarsm, who spotted these cows on the BBC… Continue reading It’s a giant cow invasion in China
Yesterday a good friend of mine invited us at her house to spend Thanksgiving dinner with her family. The kids were too excited to eat anything but they had a blast while we tried to enjoy some delicious Thanksgiving foods and hold grown-up conversations. My friend knows about my blog but she never happened to mention… Continue reading Thanksgiving cows and Black Friday cows
I saw quite a lot of cows today, including one in a PBS episode of Curious George on DVD at dinner time. I have a feeling I'll get to see the same episode again tomorrow (we all know how much kids love repetition) so you've be warned! Instead of showing you my cow sightings for… Continue reading The Cow Parade Austin 2011 is on!
It's always a sad feeling when you first learn about a special person the week they die. This happened to me today with Norma Lyon, nicknamed Iowa fair's "butter cow lady". I wasn't born and raised in this country and I've never spent much time in the Midwest, so I probably have a few excuses for not knowing anything… Continue reading Rest in peace, butter cow lady
It's not every day that I run into a Far Side book by Gary Larson. After all, I don't own the complete Far Side collection, although I'm sure it equals to hours and hours of laughing fun. So when I happened to pick up a Far Side book today and the drawing it starts with is the one below,… Continue reading Cows – a favorite of Gary Larson’s Far Side collection